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The Big Zilker is a 5 bedroom 3 full bath 1 half bath and 1 quarter bath duplex located in famous Zilker Park neighborhood Perfect for larger groups seeking great community space or perhaps 2 families vacationing together wishing for a bit more privacy. Property can comfortably sleep 10 and up to 12 with double sleeper sofa or queen air mattress.
The adjoining homes feature: 2 kitchens - fully stocked for cooking and entertaining. 5 bedrooms 3 full baths 1 half bath (toilet + vanity) 1 quarter bath (garden tub + vanity 1 king bed 4 queen beds 1 double sleeper sofa 1 queen air mattress 2 washer/dryers 2 grills - 1 Gas and 1 electric 2 balconies 3 patios
The home is conveniently situated in austin's centrally located zilker park neighborhood. Walking distance to local restaurants, bars, shopping including the shady grove, chuy's, gibson's bar, black sheep lounge, green mesquite, hugos, billy's bbq, flip happy crepe's, thom's grocery, bluebonnet market, and several food trailers.
Take a jog on austin's lady bird lake trail, hike the barton creek greenbelt, or take a cool dip in the famous barton spring pool...Located all with 2-5 blocks from the home.
The heart of downtown (6th and congress) is 2.4 miles or a 40 minute walk, 5 min cab ride or 11 minute bus ride. Local bus service is a 8-10 minute walk from the house. Airport is a 15-25 minute drive.
Entertainment 4 lcd television: 2 tv's - direct tv cable in living rooms 2 tv's - master bedroom - local stations and netflix moviess Wifi throughout. Books Games Other perks: 2 washers and dryers Ample towels and linens provided. 4 dedicated parking spots. Street parking also available.
Activities nearby: hiking, rowing, kayaking, sup, canoeing, swimming, trail running, tennis, golf, shopping, sightseeing, restaurants, health/beauty spa, cinemas/movie theaters, live theatre, live music, museums, too many to name.
Special note - This is not a party compound. This property is tucked away in a quiet neighborhood and we are not able to accommodate groups whose main intention is to have very loud celebrations.
Unit A:TV in living room has Direct TV Cable
TV in master bedroom has local channels Netflix, DVD player.
Unit B:Living Room-Direct TV Cable
Master bedroom-has local channels & movies...moreless
Unit B has Xbox and Wii - lots of random games...moreless
Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
Sports & Adventure Activities
There are two dining areas.
Unit B - Rectangular Table - Seats 6.
Breakfast bar - Seats 2
Pub Table - Seats 2
Unit A - Round farm house table - Seats 4
2 Night Special May 5 - May 11, 2015 2 night min stay
X Games Jun 4 - Jun 7, 2015 4 night min stay
$3,700 flat fee
ACL Week 2 Oct 8 - Oct 11, 2015 4 night min stay
$8,400 flat fee
My Standard Rate 3 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
No Tax for 30 night + reservations
Please send inquiry for SXSW, ACL, F1, Xgames and FFF. (Pricing may vary based on the # of nights you would like to book)
Pets must be approved prior to booking.
Special Events or Groups over 5 may require additional damage deposit or fee
Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Walking distance to Zilker Park, Lady Bird Hike and Bike Trail, restaurant's and Bars.
2 miles to downtown Austin or a $8-$10 cab ride
Year Purchased: 2010
About the owner: Sally is a true Austinite! Scott, her husband moved to Austin in 2007 from Dallas. They love the Austin trails, lakes, food & all the entertainment Austin has to offer year-round. Sally and Scott specialize in Austin Real Estate and personally manage their vacation rental properties